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Jail Medical Contract Employee Arrested

Palatka, FL: Detectives with the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a nurse employed by MTC Medical, which is a nation-wide corporation contracted to provide inmate medical care for inmates in the Putnam County Jail. Detectives charged forty-four-year-old Tina Anderson with ten counts of possession of a prescription medication without a prescription, five counts of […]

Michael Brown Jr and Rachel McNeal
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Pair Arrested after Undercover Operation Completed

Palatka, FL: Following a three-month-long undercover narcotics investigation by the Sheriff’s Drug and Vice Unit, the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team executed an early morning search warrant at 1404 Diana Drive in Palatka. During the undercover investigation, Michael Brown Jr. and Rachel McNeal sold Hydromorphone to undercover detectives on multiple occasions from the residence, […]

Law Enforcement
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Deputies to Receive Training to Administer Lifesaving Narcan

Putnam County, FL: Recently, Governor Rick Scott designated the Opioid epidemic across Florida as a public health emergency. In response, the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office is training all deputies in the use of Narcan and equipping them with the lifesaving medication. This advancement will place the training and medication in the hands of every Putnam […]